Jealousy is a normal human emotion, and like all our emotions, they’re here to tell us something about ourselves and what we need. Too much jealousy in a relationship can be unhealthy.
Jealousy in a relationship can be a mix of sadness, competition, and anger. It is important to deal with jealousy in a relationship openly, because in excess and in secrecy is where it ends up toxic.
Below is 10 signs your partner is jealous.
There’s always an issue if you want to do something without them: If your partner has issue with your time away from them, no matter what the reason given; it is because of jealousy. They may be afraid you’ll meet someone else when you’re away from them.
They check up on you 24/7: If your partner is only concerned; about you when you’re around other people, it could be a sign of jealousy rather than genuine worry.
Provide details on everything you’re doing: If you need to provide your whereabouts everyday and every minute; it is a sign of jealousy. A jealous partner looks for excuses and determine if you are spending too much time with a particular person.
There’s an issue if you even mention someone else: If you mention a friend, and they immediately get tense, this is a sign that they are jealous.
They’ve begun to question every friendship you have: If your partner tries to pressure you into ignoring friends or clear up your social media followers, it could indicate jealousy. If they question your friendship they’re jealous.
They stalk your social media: If your partner liked photographs you posted on Instagram over a year ago. This is a sign he is jealous and stalking you.
Attempt to control: If your partner requires you to do things like compliment them all the time, this is controlling and a sign of jealousy.
They try too hard to win you over: If your partner feels jealous, they will do everything in their power to make you appreciate them, you’ll notice that they’ll go out of their way to do things and make you feel that you need to show appreciation in spending time with them.
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They accuse you of cheating all the time: If your partner always accuses you of cheating, even as a joke is a sign that your partner is jealous.
They pick a fight with you every time you’re getting ready to go out: If they pick petty fights with you when you are about to go out or at an event, it’s so that you do not go out or leave. This is a sign your partner is jealous.
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